The Fabens Alumni Association’s 2016 FAA Fall Fiesta to benefit Fabens ISD scholarships and grants is set to return this weekend.
Officials say the fiesta is set for Saturday, October 15, at the Lower Valley Lions Club Little League Field (16151 North Loop) Festivities include food, drinks, and games for all ages.
Gates will open at 2 p.m., opening ceremonies will be at 3:30 p.m., followed by performances including the Fabens Folklorico, under the direction of Rosemary Contreras-Olivas and Santiago and Susan Chavez, dance music by Sonido with DJ Robert Sepulveda and featured performers, Tito Lujan and The Texas 20 Band.
Profits from the fiesta will help to fund the FAA scholarships for graduating Fabens High School students and grants to campuses within the Fabens Independent School District.
Since its inception in 2007, the FAA has contributed more than $44,000 in scholarships and grants to the Fabens ISD.
The fiesta is slated to stay open through 1 a.m